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Disused Cottage at Ngr 2656 Sj 0197, Chirbury with Brompton

Description: Disused Cottage at Ngr 2656 Sj 0197

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257405

OS Grid Reference: SJ2656001970
OS Grid Coordinates: 326560, 301970
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6105, -3.0860

Location: Chirbury, Shropshire SY21 8JZ

Locality: Chirbury with Brompton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY21 8JZ

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Listing Text

SJ 20 SE
SJ 2656 0197

4/80 Disused cottage
- at N.G.R. 2656 SJ 0197

- II

Cottage. Mid-C17 with later alterations. Timber framed with red brick
infill, graded slate roof. 2-cell plan with integral end stack. One
storey and attic. Framing: square panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate
with well-preserved set of carpenter's marks; regularly coursed shale
with red brick dressings to left gable end. Mid- to late C19 fenestration,
2 casements in panels of framing to ground floor with gabled eaves
dormers directly above; plank door to left. Integral end stack also
to left has C19 red brick shaft and remains of brick bread oven. Interior:
framing visible throughout including to cross-wall; left ground-floor
room has 2 chamfered spine beams with run-out stops and plain joists;
partly infilled inglenook fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel and
C19 cast-iron cooking range; right ground-floor room also with chamfered
spine beam and plain joists is now divided by lath and plaster partition
wall; oak winder staircase to back wall approached through plank and
muntin door with H-hinges. Collar and tie beam roof in 2 bays with
double purlins, lower chamfered with run-out stops.

Listing NGR: SJ2656001970

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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